July 2012

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All are precious in His sight. See how Adventist education is impacting students and communities across the Northwest in the July Gleaner.

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July 01, 2012 | Linda Klinger
"I was so upset. I just had to talk to Paige," Amanda says, "so I drove all the way to … read more
July 01, 2012
Thirteen Northwest academy students were recipients of the $500 Caring Heart Award … read more
July 01, 2012 | Laurel Rogers
At first look, Sharilyn Smith's class of second- and third-graders at Rivergate … read more

Editorial

July 01, 2012 | Max Torkelsen
My heart nearly bursts with pride as I hear reports of the increasing involvement of … read more

Let's Talk

July 01, 2012
We were just 30 academy students on our spring music tour, dog-tired as we pulled into … read more

Intersections

July 01, 2012 | Ephraim Palmero
The Adventist Community Services Disaster Response (ACSDR) network of North Pacific … read more

Intersections

July 01, 2012
More on Marriott I'm sure many were impressed with the fascinating story about Bill … read more

Let's Talk

July 01, 2012
We were just 30 academy students on our spring music tour, dog-tired as we pulled into … read more

Perspective

July 01, 2012 | Cindy Chamberlin
Although he experimented with cocoa and sugar, his candy-making attempts were far from … read more

News

Acción

July 01, 2012 | Walter Pintos-Schmidt
"Sembrando Amor" fue el lema del 4to Retiro de la Mujer Hispana en la Asociación de … read more

Acción

July 01, 2012 | Walter Pintos-Schmidt
Robert Amaya nació en Medellín, Colombia, está casado con Mónica Luján y junto educan … read more

Adventist Health

July 01, 2012 | Melody Ayers
Living out Adventist Health's mission of sharing God's love through physical, mental … read more

Alaska Conference

July 01, 2012 | Judith James
The seventh Complete Health Improvement Program (CHIP) class was graduated on March 6 … read more

Alaska Conference

July 01, 2012 | Jean Francis-Gobah
The Valdez (Alaska) Church women's ministries department adopted the local community's … read more

Idaho Conference

July 01, 2012 | Bonny Smith
Caldwell Adventist Elementary School (CAES) was one of 27 schools in Idaho which was … read more

Idaho Conference

July 01, 2012 | Lori Elverud
Idaho Falls Church has been busy improving their church inside and out. A garden party … read more

Montana Conference

July 01, 2012 | Darren Wilkins
For seniors at Mount Ellis Academy (MEA) in Bozeman, Mont., much of the second semester … read more

Oregon Conference

July 01, 2012 | Dan Wilbanks
The blacksmith's hammer struck the anvil with a resounding ping as the craftsman … read more

Oregon Conference

July 01, 2012 | Brenda Ermshar
Students at Meadow Glade Adventist Elementary School (MGAES) in Battle Ground, Wash., … read more

Oregon Conference

July 01, 2012 | Angela White
There's been plenty of "SPIRIT" this year during Grants Pass (Ore.) Adventist School's … read more

Oregon Conference

July 01, 2012 | Liesl Vistaunet
Portland (Ore.) Adventist Academy (PAA) students recently returned from a 16-day … read more

Oregon Conference

July 01, 2012 | Virlys Moller
When Larry Hiday, Columbia Adventist Academy (CAA) biology and chemistry teacher, … read more

Oregon Conference

July 01, 2012 | Larry Aldred
Four adults and 11 students departed Rogue Valley Adventist Academy (RVAA) in Medford, … read more

Oregon Conference

July 01, 2012 | Bob McDonald
The gospel commission to "go into the world and witness for Me" is a challenge that … read more

Oregon Conference

July 01, 2012
The Sunnyside Church (Portland, Ore.) Kids in Discipleship (KID) ministry project has … read more

Oregon Conference

July 01, 2012 | Harry Smedes
Two teachers at the Grants Pass (Ore.) Adventist School were awarded the Don Keele … read more

Oregon Conference

July 01, 2012 | Jennifer Burkes
The Grants Pass (Ore.) Adventist School celebrated its annual spring week of prayer in … read more

Oregon Conference

July 01, 2012 | Lorin Koch
A geography question: What is Zambia? That’s the country that borders both Victoria … read more

Oregon Conference

July 01, 2012 | Brenda Ermshar
Are you smarter than this sixth grader? Try answering one of these questions: In what … read more

Oregon Conference

July 01, 2012 | Holley Bryant
Habla espanol? The students at Hood View Junior Academy (Boring, Ore.) do! Or, at least … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

July 01, 2012 | Denise Kinney
The Upper Columbia Conference (UCC) distributed a bulletin announcement last November … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

July 01, 2012 | Jon Dalrymple
The Tri-Cities Diaper Bank (TCDB) recently received a $20,000 grant from the North … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

July 01, 2012 | Pam Fry
The Walla Walla Valley Academy (WWVA) mission trip began with a late-night bus ride in … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

July 01, 2012 | Cheryl Berreth
Adventist Community Services (ACS) of Love, a ministry of the Moses Lake (Wash.) Church … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

July 01, 2012 | Joe Hess
Upper Columbia Academy (UCA) in Spangle, Wash., is celebrating its 20th year of the … read more

Upper Columbia Conference

July 01, 2012 | Marilyn Morgan
Three successive recent outreach programs brought nearly 100 visitors in contact with … read more

Walla Walla University

July 01, 2012 | Rosa Jimenez
What does being a good neighbor mean? For college students living away from home, the … read more

Washington Conference

July 01, 2012 | Kelly Bock
Washington Conference wants our schools to be recognized as offering: Personalized — … read more

Washington Conference

July 01, 2012
Young people at Bellingham (Wash.) Church recently assisted with the Mother's Day … read more

Washington Conference

July 01, 2012 | Tami Rowe
The Skagit Adventist Academy (SAA) mission trip to the Dominican Republic in March was … read more

Washington Conference

July 01, 2012 | Doug White
The first days following spring break were quiet for some high school students at … read more

Washington Conference

July 01, 2012 | Lowell Dunston
Cypress Adventist School in Lynnwood, Wash., has a 15-year partnership with Northwest … read more

Washington Conference

July 01, 2012 | Earlene Wohlers
Dirty faces and grimy hands were a sign kindergarten and first-grade students were in … read more

Washington Conference

July 01, 2012 | Alethea Miller
If you are in the fourth through eighth grades and know the capital of Azerbaijan, you … read more

Washington Conference

July 01, 2012 | Cheri Fletcher
Selected Auburn (Wash.) Adventist Academy juniors and seniors just completed the sixth- … read more